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europe will cause inflation here at home. it goes up and i am betting on higher rates is one to watch. >> that's it. have a great weekend. in or out. that's the question surrounding herman cain. he is expected to make an announcement very soon about whether or not he plan to stay in the presidential race. spring of sexual harassment allegations and extra marit an affair has some expecting him to drop out. john roberts is standing by in cain's headquarters. any indication of whether or not cain plan to stand in or out? >> your guess is good as mine. there are arguments for and
against. we are here in the opening of the new headquarters and there is an atmosphere of celebration here. a lot of supporters came out and signing them up for volunteer work and they are even serving barbecue. i can say in my entire political experience we would see first time one would end while they are serving barbecue. whether he stays in the race will depend on gloria. the allegation of an affair was charged by ginger white. it has taken a toil on his family life. we talked to the georgia press secretary and that's what he told me. >> i think these allegations and everything happened is
always tough on a family. especially when they are misconstrued and don't have fownation. if she said leave the race would he? >> in the end of the day it is up to him to make that final decision. we know that the website added a section women for herman cain. it looks like she is standing behind her man. and let's look at the politicalicalculations that took on him completely. it is in the iowa caucus that is coming up. and the standing in the polls
is eight percent. it is earlier this week. it is down four percent. do we know if she is going to be here today. >> no, he is expected to arrive and we may hear from him early as 25 minutes from now. we don't know if she will be accompanying him. she will she stand with him or bow out? the campaign as you heard that they are unsubstaniated allegation. you will find an arcticle from
a conservative artigle thater white is another loser looking to cash n that is not a official statement but the fact they linked to that arcticle is a strong indication of what they think about all of this. >> you are standing by in a festive atmosphere. thank you, join. and run for the presidency, why or why not. tweet your answers at hurricane uma and i will read from your responses earlier in this hour. while cain struggles. mitt romney is campaigning hard in a state that holds the first primary in new hampshire. he is fighting now newt gingrich. romney is on top with 34 percent and newt gingrich has 24 percent.
and the on @7liveonline where they spoke with mitt romney. >> hi, there, uma. mitt romney is speaking before a crowd of supporters and wants to draw attention in the granite state and went after president obama and attorney general eric holder before a crowd that was about to head out and knock on doors. mitt romney is blamingly president obama for the plan to take a 15 day raication. president obama and his family are slated to depart november 17th and romney believes that the challenges are too great for the president to take a christmas holiday . romney believes now is the time for attorney general holder to leave the post following the failure of fast and furious program that helps to create problems as far as getting drugs in the hands of mexican drug cartels .
mr.c holder should resig or remove them it is unacceptable to be in that position begin fact he botched the investigation of the fast and furious program. >> i had a chance ask mr. romney about newt gingrich. he said there are differences and talking about his business experience and saying he is not a lifetime politician . gingrich is speaking in new york and give him a chance to talk to the crowd. back to you. thank you very much. mitt romney and the hopefuls speaking in the forum tonight. hosted by huckabee.
it starts 8:00 p.m. on fox news. >> and a showdown in washington. this time over a pay roll tax holiday extension. they are urging voters to pick up the phone and get involved. peter doocey has more. rank and file republicans broke rank with the leadership. the leaders came to them and proposed a pay roll tax holiday. members of the house came and said we will not do that until you give us a way to reform entitlements. we shouldn't extend it. both parties came together.
that is set to expire. and if that happens, the same family will see it go up by a thousand dollars. we should cut taxes on working familis and small business owners more. >> white house.gov will tell you how much you might pay in tax tac if you care to know. lawmakers may have to work through christmas and nancy pelosi stuck with that yesterday. >> christmas is coming and families are concerned. the deadline is december 31st is fast on us. again, we sent out a letter to the republican and the senate rejected their own plan. christmas is coming and it
does not mean he is in favor of lowering the tax rate for wealthiest americans . police in los angeles infiltrated the ls occupy camp. dozen under cover detectives gathered more information. she's on the run for days. and police have caught up with mindy mccready and taken custody of her five year old boy. they were found hiding in a closest in her boyfriend's arkansas home. little vander mcgreedy appears to be in good health. he will be returned to his grandmother who is currently his legal guardian.
the attack was scheduled to coin died . it and stern words from the security of defense. molly has more on this part of the story. >> while trying to reassure risal of the unshakable they will do so automatically and avoid being more isolated in the region. a good place to start is come back to peace talks with he palestinians. >> i understand the concerns was israel and the palestinians. if they sit at a table and work through those concerns and the united states can be of assistance in that process,
then i think you would have the beginning of a process that leads to a piece agreement. if they are not there and at the table. this will never happen. first and foremost get to the damptable. >> there have been uprisings in arab nation and muslim brotherhood gets a stronger foot hold in the egyptian eelections. it is not israel that is holding them up. the palestinians are playing diplomatic games to cover their position and that is to boycott israel. regev said they are ready to talk. but secretary panetta said they are not ready to talk. >> thank you for the up date. >> folks it is looking a lot
like christmas in arizona. they received two feet of the snow this week and expecting more today. they are not the only ones bracing for a white weekend. there is a preview of what to expect, maria? >> hi, just to see, we are expecting more snow. and headed east bound. like you mentioned there is feet of the snow in the highev elevations and in portions of nebraska and kansas. we'll see locally up to eight inches of snow. ahead of the system, there is heavy batches of rainfall following over oklahoma and kansas. no snow in wisconsin. but we have winter weather
advisory. why have winter storm warnings . it is by tonight and 9:00 p.m. saturday. it will be gone by the second half of the weekend. >> thank you for the updepate. we are hearing from the 911 tapes in the tage collapse in the indiana state fair. you can hear them told about the weather. and then there is word of the collapse that killed sevenpeople. >> all units. this , severe thunderstorm warning for marion can't. use your best judgment, find shelter when needed.
they were getting ready to have the evacuation when the stage collapsed. >> a festive atmosphere in atlanta headquarters for herman cainment will he stay or go. his counter part doesn't agree. we'll find out who they are backing. stay with us. [ woman ] my boyfriend and i were going on vacation, so i used my citi thank you card to pick up some accessories. a new belt. some nylons. and what girl wouldn't need new shoes? we talked about getting a diamond. but with all the thank you points i've been earning... ♪
>> welcome back everybody. looking at live pictures from georgia. we are standing by for a major announcement from herman cain. cain campaign has been side tracked by sexual harassment allegations and an extra marital affairs. we'll bring it to you live when it happens. >> i will be a president that
goes to washington d.c. and secures the bord yer puts the fencing in tha place and aviation assets and technology to secure that border. >> rick perry's tough talk on border security is getting high praise from the toughest sheriff in the country. he is now live in phoenix. >> okay. nice being here. >> nice to have you here. i know in the last presidential race mitt romney was your guy. what makes you think he will do a better job in enforcing border security. >> rick perry was not running four years ago. let's get that straight. he has a record six billion worth of drugs seized when he sent his national guard, the
texas rangers and dps and other resources to the border. he's a governor and over 11 years and still the governor and still fighting the war. he's not talking about the past. and so we have a guy who is doing it now and has a proven record. i spent four years as federal head of drug enforcement in mexico city and texas and arizona and i think i know where the border is and i believe he said in one year when he is president, he would secure that border. i believe him. >> i know perry, does this mean you don't think romney is serious enough about enforcing border security? >> he's a nice guy. i have known him, cain has visited and michele bachmann and mitt called me one time. but people seem to flip flop when they run for president.
perry has not flip flopping he is a conservative guy . i spent two days with him last week in new hampshire and i know the guy personally. >> a lot of candidates are courting your support and you decide to back perry a lot of people are mad at you. because he supports giving tuition to immigrants. >> that was 10 years when the legislature passed that law. if you graduate from high school, can get some reductions in state tuition and it was illegals that went to the college. and that's what he said 10 years. let's balance it out with what he's done like id to vote. you have to be an american citizen here legally to obtain a driver's license. and againuary cities he's
against. take the whole package and not just one thing that happened 10 years ago. >> you are concerned that perry's campaign lost momentum against those like newt gingrich. >> i can't hear you very well >> are you concerned about the fact that the perry campaign may be losing steam in the latest polls showing newt gingrich leading the pack at the moment? >> it must be the snow here in arizona. i will worry the question i think you said. no. i am convinced perry will pull it out and run against obama. thank you very much. we'll have paul come on later in the program to talk about why he is backing mitt romney. tune in to fox news sunday for the latest on t herman cain
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candidate. this followed claims of sexual harassment. and defense secretary leon panetta making tough talk. he said israel needs to fix the relationship with turkey, egypt and jordan. and evangelist billie graham is showing signs of improvement after being hospitalized for new monia. he is regaining strength. he was admitted to the hospital on wednesday. no word on when he will go home. >> if you dream would of owning your own nfl team . greenbay packers are going to statistical stocks for the team for $250. this is the fifth time they have done this and the money will go to improvement on the lambeau field. back to you. >> peter, thank you very much.
>> before we get on to other stories, looking outside. the official new headquarters for the herman cain in atlanta. we are hearing that an announcement could come in the next 15 minutes. we'll monitor it closely to determine whether - he will stay in oir out. and back to immigration. the sheriff talked to us about why he believe that is rick perry is the only one to secure the borders and tackle immigration. joining us to continue our fair and balanced debate. we have the sheriff who disagrees about who is the man for the job. you think it is mitt romney. >> why do you think mitt romney is better suited to enforce security and sloww down illegal immigration. >> sheriff joe and i are good friends. we differ on this.
when you look at mitt romney, what he's done as governor. supported the state police in massachusetts and enforcement of the law and empowered with a 287 g program and veto-ed a bill when it came to giving instate tuition to illegals and employer sanctions. we can't have magnets that serve to draw. and now you have gingrich who is getting in the gambit and make us like we are heartless if we don't want to apply the law to these people. he's saying, we want to keep them here who have been here for sometime in america. wait a minute, we are here to enforce the law. wee are not against immigration, but we are against illegal immigration. mitt romney had a good plan.
and come here forer's programs and cliff and work visas, they are inviting them to stay here in america. and we do it legally and not illegally. >> romney campaign has been attacking perry who is soft on illegal immigration. perry said he would hut down the border if the first year. do you consider that not tough enough? >> he's been the governor, and why on earth would he be the first governor to encourage illegals to stay here with giving them in state tuition and people from arizona and iowa can't go to texas to guilty the same benefit. mitt romney is saying you have to earn it. all of these people who are occupy wall street thinking that obama philosophy of we owe you something.
>> you think he is going to detaven all of the illegals and clear up the border is a tough stance at this point? >> yes. it is not consistent with his past record and that's where a lot of candidates are saying a lot of things. i am not taking away from his job as governor in a lot of ways, but we need someone who understands the complexities of this issue but look at the cartel and fast and furious. very few candidates who understand this. mitt romney is the only one who said eric holder has to resign or be fired for this. and we need a candidate who will bring the fight to obama and stand up for america and put our about first and not shouted down like we are unamerican because we want to force the law. >> it is it a lively campaign and the debate continues in your state and one that we are
watching closely. thank you for joining us today. >> thank you, uma. >> he is facing declining poll numbers and will herman cain continue as a presidential candidate. a major announcement expected from georgia. you are seeing live pictures in jorkia. and we are standing by to await the word. >> and how much money. tony - on tommy rangel will join us with his case next. we p to the big apple twice as fast! nner! [ garth ] we get double miles every time we use our card. and since double miles add up fast, we can bring the whole gang! it's hard to beat double miles! i want a mace, a sword, a... oww! [ male announcer ] get the nture card from capital one and earn double miles on every purchase, every day.
over. he tweets. his campaign is over. i thank him as a friend and wish him well. >> it shows him polling at eight percent in iowa. this is something that we are watching. many people don't know. and there is aids saying that he will drop out and others disagree. we don't know if mrs. cain will be there for the announcement. it will happen and we'll bring it to you live when it happens. >> last year, we were in the same place when he proposed the personal extension or the pay roll tax holiday and we shouldn't be doing that because we'll be in the place of having to do it again this year. and that's where we are. >> new showdown on capitol hill and over the taxes.
they agree on a pay roll tax cut but disagreement is who will pay for it charlie rangel from new york. great to have you here. >> all good to be with you. >> thank you. >> this close to the holiday. the pay roll tax cut is a thing of the past. how do you plann to take it if you are suppose supporting it >> first of all, we are getting a little anonity that it is important. as you are well aware it will pass but the republicans have a problem with it and that is a problem in the past. i am not that certain they will put up enough votes. clearly you don't pay for it as the republicans have suggested by laying off people. the problem that is we is it is appointment and they don't
have enough money to spend. if we try to extend the tax break for the people who have a couple of dollars in the holiday season. and then on the other hand, you have the federal employees. it doesn't make economic sense and this time of year it doesn't make sense in terms of compassion. >> many are inclined to vote for the move because of the time of year. but short term it is going forward going to make things worse. so many folks are saying that the country is simply broke. >> they are legitimate things and when you find the majority in the house and minority in senate. republicans say the number one job is to not have economic growth but to get rid of the president. they have made up their minds that there is nothing that the president can do.
even if it is republican ideas. they will not give him this much victory for the country. everything he tries to do whether it is health care or taxes or investing in america's future or long-term projects and not just pay roll holidays, they say no, no, no, no. american people have to be able to stand up and say they will not toler eight it. we are set there to protect america and what they are trying to do to health care and social security. i hope moral and spiritual leaderships will say start to work for america and not reelection. >> there are people and small business owners who are saying that the pay roll tax holiday will not do that much to actually prived the atmosphere and get more people hired in the long-term. how do you answer that. >> you are right.
even though we saw a reduction in the number of people who are registered for unemployment. it is not as big as what we want. but god knows we could at least give the president credit for going in the right decision're direction. is it going to be a long-lasting boom? not knows the situation in greece and europe. we don't know. but we have to make sure that people have enough money to buy. small business people can't survive if the working class people have no money to buy. >> appreciat your insights and we'll check back with you as we get closer to the vote. i know you will have a lot to say when that happens. thank you very much. >> we are still awaiting an announcement from herman cain. expected to involve the future of his campaign. john roberts is standing by.
any indication at this point what herman cain might do today? >> there is no indication at this point. we have tried to read the tea leaves and everyone who is here. supporters and media. no idea what he will do. logic dictates when your campaign is in a disarray, you can't continue spectacularly since there are many reports that said more women who are ready to level accusations against him. it is up to herman cain and his wife gloria. they met for the first time last night as ginger white came out with her allegation. and we'll see if herman cain accompanies her husband on other scenarios and that he uses it as a exit thank you very much but i can't. or pause and reassess and my
wife and gloria are okay but we have to figure out if the campaign can go forward. they are all potential sceniarios that could unfold. he is about 10 minutes away and a short meeting with military veterans. stay tuned. we are a few minutes away from finding out what his campaign will be. >> even if he goes forward. there is a number of colleagues that said funding will be drying up. donations may not be coming fast and furious. >> oh, yes, it is beginning to dry up. not as many people are signing up to be volunteers and look at recent poll numbers in the state of iowa. where the all important caucus takes place. it is at eight percent and he was at 23 percent and the trend is downward. four-day rolling average. he went from 12 to four
percent. and other candidates who are in the lead but not newt gingrich whenwhere herman cain was in iowa. and he was sitting there and herman cain is on a downward trend with four weeks left to go before the caucus. it is difficult to recover from am. people are upbeat about what the candidate might say f. he is going to drop out, he will disappoint a lot of the folks welcoming them. >> there will be a lot of disappointment. herman cain supporters are hoping that doesn't portend his future of the campaign. there is music and barbecue and selling t-shirts and signing people up. there is no sense that anything is amiss. they are pumping up the crowd
and if he said i am suspending the campaign, it will be a deep disappointment to all of his supporters. herman cain is getting a lot of headlines. unfortunately for him, they are not the kind of publicity he wants. liz prada will weigh in, coming up next. when i inspect homes, i can't be in an allergy fog. so i get claritin clear for strong, non-drowsy relief of all my alleres like dust mold pets and pollen. looks good. thanks. i ve claritin clear.
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herman cain is expected to make his much anticipated announcement and answering the questions of the hour. will he stay in the race for the presidency or drop out. liz prada is here with us as she is every week and she is going to give her perspective of whether or not the cain campaign can survive or go. the media does like the scandal particularly one like this . what do you think about the media that is lighting the fire storm. >> it is normal good afternoon by the way. he is the ultimate outsider and a warming one that is the target of the so many charges.
he media is having a field day with this and i must say most of the pieces that are predicting and insignulating that he's toast and going to say that today and couple of interesting pieces. richard cohen asked interesting questions this week. why, why are they gaining up for cain and not on newt gingrich? and why should cain have to take a fall and not newt gingrich? we have a record of his part? cowen makes an attempt to worry it. the gop doesn't need cain. but it certainly needs newt gingrich. if the polls are any example.
he's the largest surge in the polls as we go forward trying to pick the gop candidate for president. and another thing that cowen suggest that is a more logical answer. old news is not as glamorous as new, news. and newt gingrich's is old news . cain is new. one question that i find disturbing that is not raised by anybody seriously at least when i read it. what is the motive of ginger white in no one seems to have honed in on that and a few vague references of how her relationship as the story was relayed to the public on a tip. someone went to the media. who went to the media? she didn't have to go on the
television show as she did with abc and go through the sordid details of their alleged relationship. what is in it for her? she substaniate want money or write a book? why do it. if this is a case of a scorned woman? and why she did it. not to say it is not true but the very act of coming publicly and wrecking his campaign? >> it is an interesting point about going into the motive of these women to come forward . interesting to note when john edwards was deal his candicy. the media left it to the national enquirer to come up with the story and go with the headlines and they didn't want to pick it up until they were forced to since the inquirer was already interviewing the woman behind the scandal and
john edwards. >> exactly, the national enquirer has weighed in on this but no where near the edwards story which they were out on. and if anything, the mass media were writing stories about the national enquirer and what a sleeze bag it is. and doing horrible stories about john edwards. and we saw that turn around. but, justice there and the justice here. the other part is he going to blame the media if he decides throw in the towel. i am a victim and i can't take the medi scrutiny on this and still maintain that it is false? >> yes, i know. >> or does he say it is true.
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g.o.p. candidate herman cain's announcement. and we've been asking you, do you think that herman cain should end the run for the the presidency. and several of you, i think he'll continue the run for the white house, and win in 2012. he's the best chance to america's best chance to survive. and, i wish he wasn't forced to, but i believe he'll be lft with no choice. karen says, yes, they all can't be wrong. crystal says, no, i do not think that cain should end his run. i believe in him and feel he would make a great president. hannah adds, he needs to drop out. i don't want someone who has had sex scandals out every day possibly running the country. thanks for sharing, boy, a the lot of responses from our twitter folks and i know that those responses are going to continue to keep coming in and we're obviously, watching the developments as they unfold. we continue to monitor it from washington, as well as new york. and that's going to do it for me from this hour from washingto